Please help with steps involved in installing a local USB printer Epson lq 300 ) in Ubuntu and sharing it with another Ubuntu 18. Connected in the same network.
On the computer with the USB printer attached (
sys1) , point your browser at
http://localhost:631/admin (use your login userid and password, if prompted) and look at the Server settings: part of the page.
Ensure that there are checks in the checkboxes labelled
Share printers connected to this system,
Allow printing from the Internet, and maybe
Allow remote administration,
Allow users to cancel any job (not just their own) and
Save debugging information for troubleshooting, depending on your circumstances.
On the other system (
sys2), after you've verified connectivity with
ping -c 5 sys1, browse (to
http://localhost:631/admin, and click on
Find New Printers in the upper left part of the page.